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Code Monster

Code Monster from Crunchzilla is a fun online emulator used to learn JavaScript.

There’s a way to play with JavaScript in a safe indestructible way. It’s an online tutorial called Code Monster, a set of exercises that only requires a web browser and time to play around.

For example, the first lessons let you change the position co-ordinates of boxes, as well as width and height of the boxes. It’s easy to adjust the numbers then watch as the boxes shift right or left, up or down, based upon what numbers you change. It’s also easy to make the connection between the order of numbers and their connection to up/down, left/right, and the width/height of the boxes. It’s also possible to type in new co-ordinates for a new box using the two bits of code provided.

Here’s how you modify JavaScript in Code Monster from Crunchzilla:

 

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